Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 409 473
Rank change year-on-year +141 +64 +71
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 450 195 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.97% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.04% 2.85% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 143 108
London median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £370
90th Percentile £675 £623 £613
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +14.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11,135 6,848 5,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.01% 16.27% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,182 4,956 3,967
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £480 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +3.78% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 60 52
London median hourly rate £23.48 £21.23 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -6.69% -16.71%
10th Percentile £14.57 £12.71 £13.53
90th Percentile £92.88 £127.63 £46.88
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -17.39%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +37 102 £575 +13.02% 20
South London -18 35 £500 +6.38% 3
East London - 13 £500 - 8
West London -26 8 £500 -16.67% 8
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 445 (98.89%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (64.22%) Amazon EC2
3 247 (54.89%) DevOps
4 241 (53.56%) Python
5 221 (49.11%) Java
6 172 (38.22%) Serverless
7 170 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (37.56%) Linux
9 168 (37.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 160 (35.56%) Jenkins
11 157 (34.89%) Docker
12 155 (34.44%) AWS Lambda
13 140 (31.11%) Ansible
14 137 (30.44%) Terraform
14 137 (30.44%) Amazon RDS
15 124 (27.56%) SQL
16 118 (26.22%) Opscode Chef
17 103 (22.89%) Git (software)
18 102 (22.67%) Puppet
19 94 (20.89%) Configuration Management
19 94 (20.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 93 (20.67%) Route 53
21 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
22 90 (20.00%) Big Data
22 90 (20.00%) Finance
23 89 (19.78%) Unix
24 87 (19.33%) Kubernetes
25 86 (19.11%) Bash Shell
26 83 (18.44%) Node.js
27 82 (18.22%) Amazon Redshift

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (13.78%) Apache Spark
3 57 (12.67%) Confluence
4 44 (9.78%) Tomcat
5 25 (5.56%) Apache
6 18 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (3.56%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.67%) Apache Pig
9 9 (2.00%) nginx
10 8 (1.78%) Jupyter
10 8 (1.78%) SAS
11 6 (1.33%) IPython
12 4 (0.89%) CMS
12 4 (0.89%) Mule
13 2 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.44%) Jetty
13 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.44%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.22%) Ethereum
Applications
1 17 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.22%) Shockwave
4 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.22%) PolarLake
1 1 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
1 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 445 (98.89%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (64.22%) Amazon EC2
3 172 (38.22%) Serverless
4 168 (37.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 155 (34.44%) AWS Lambda
6 94 (20.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 93 (20.67%) Route 53
8 75 (16.67%) GitHub
9 70 (15.56%) Amazon ELB
10 66 (14.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 59 (13.11%) CloudFront
12 43 (9.56%) Amazon EMR
13 40 (8.89%) Amazon Kinesis
14 34 (7.56%) OpenShift
15 32 (7.11%) Amazon SQS
16 24 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
18 18 (4.00%) PaaS
19 15 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
20 13 (2.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.00%) SSL
2 17 (3.78%) HTTP
2 17 (3.78%) VPN
3 13 (2.89%) DNS
4 7 (1.56%) Kerberos
4 7 (1.56%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.11%) FTP
6 5 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.11%) SSH
7 4 (0.89%) Firewall
7 4 (0.89%) LAN
7 4 (0.89%) OpenVPN
7 4 (0.89%) WAN
8 3 (0.67%) DHCP
8 3 (0.67%) MPLS
8 3 (0.67%) Network Security
8 3 (0.67%) SMS
8 3 (0.67%) VLAN
9 2 (0.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (30.44%) Amazon RDS
2 90 (20.00%) Big Data
3 82 (18.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 78 (17.33%) Hadoop
5 70 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (14.67%) NoSQL
7 58 (12.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 58 (12.89%) MySQL
8 54 (12.00%) Apache Hive
9 44 (9.78%) MongoDB
10 42 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (7.78%) Relational Database
11 35 (7.78%) SQL Server
12 29 (6.44%) Impala
13 24 (5.33%) InfluxDB
14 23 (5.11%) Sqoop
15 20 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (4.22%) Amazon Aurora
16 19 (4.22%) Data Lake
17 18 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 160 (35.56%) Jenkins
2 103 (22.89%) Git (software)
3 77 (17.11%) JIRA
4 32 (7.11%) Bitbucket
5 24 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 19 (4.22%) Artifactory
7 16 (3.56%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.33%) Maven
9 11 (2.44%) webpack
10 10 (2.22%) GitLab
10 10 (2.22%) Selenium
11 9 (2.00%) Babel
12 7 (1.56%) JUnit
12 7 (1.56%) RStudio
13 6 (1.33%) FishEye
13 6 (1.33%) Liquibase
13 6 (1.33%) RSpec
14 5 (1.11%) Mocha
14 5 (1.11%) SonarQube
14 5 (1.11%) Spinnaker
General
1 90 (20.00%) Finance
2 32 (7.11%) Banking
3 21 (4.67%) Marketing
4 16 (3.56%) Retail
5 12 (2.67%) Games
5 12 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.78%) Advertising
6 8 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.67%) Back Office
8 2 (0.44%) Publishing
8 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 131 (29.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 127 (28.22%) AWS Engineer
3 118 (26.22%) Developer
4 104 (23.11%) AWS DevOps
5 89 (19.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 51 (11.33%) Java Developer
7 50 (11.11%) Data Engineer
8 43 (9.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 34 (7.56%) Platform Engineer
10 32 (7.11%) Python Engineer
11 24 (5.33%) Architect
12 19 (4.22%) AWS Developer
12 19 (4.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 18 (4.00%) Analyst
14 16 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
16 14 (3.11%) Consultant
16 14 (3.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 14 (3.11%) Senior Data Engineer
17 13 (2.89%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (18.44%) Node.js
2 70 (15.56%) Web Services
3 65 (14.44%) JSON
4 54 (12.00%) Kafka
4 54 (12.00%) XML
5 41 (9.11%) REST
6 40 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
7 36 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
7 36 (8.00%) OAuth
8 34 (7.56%) Java EE
9 32 (7.11%) AngularJS
10 31 (6.89%) HTML
11 29 (6.44%) CSS
12 26 (5.78%) SAML
13 23 (5.11%) OAuth2
13 23 (5.11%) React
14 19 (4.22%) RESTful
14 19 (4.22%) Spring Boot
15 18 (4.00%) Sensu
16 17 (3.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (12.00%) Fintech
3 26 (5.78%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.67%) Algorithms
4 21 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (4.22%) Data Structures
5 19 (4.22%) User Experience
6 17 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.56%) Wiki
8 15 (3.33%) Cloud Native
9 14 (3.11%) Virtual Team
10 11 (2.44%) Mainframe
10 11 (2.44%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.78%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (1.78%) Clustering
11 8 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.78%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
13 6 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 169 (37.56%) Linux
2 89 (19.78%) Unix
3 40 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (7.56%) Windows
5 25 (5.56%) CentOS
6 11 (2.44%) Android
7 6 (1.33%) Solaris
8 5 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.89%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.89%) Debian
10 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (54.89%) DevOps
2 170 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (20.89%) Configuration Management
4 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (16.44%) Analytics
6 69 (15.33%) ETL
7 68 (15.11%) Microservices
8 52 (11.56%) TDD
9 49 (10.89%) Deployment Automation
10 45 (10.00%) Scrum
11 37 (8.22%) Test Automation
12 36 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (8.00%) Data Science
12 36 (8.00%) Visualisation
13 35 (7.78%) Migration
14 32 (7.11%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (6.89%) Continuous Delivery
16 29 (6.44%) Data Analysis
16 29 (6.44%) Data Analytics
17 28 (6.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 241 (53.56%) Python
2 221 (49.11%) Java
3 124 (27.56%) SQL
4 86 (19.11%) Bash Shell
5 68 (15.11%) Ruby
6 56 (12.44%) JavaScript
7 50 (11.11%) Scala
8 40 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 29 (6.44%) Perl
10 23 (5.11%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.00%) Korn
12 17 (3.78%) Java 8
13 16 (3.56%) C#
13 16 (3.56%) Go
14 13 (2.89%) R
15 11 (2.44%) ES6
16 10 (2.22%) ES8
17 9 (2.00%) C++
17 9 (2.00%) PHP
18 8 (1.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 53 (11.78%) Security Cleared
2 49 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 22 (4.89%) Degree
5 15 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.44%) PhD
8 1 (0.22%) CCNA
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) MCSD
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.67%) GDPR
2 11 (2.44%) QA
3 9 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.11%) GCP
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) PSD2
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 157 (34.89%) Docker
2 36 (8.00%) HDFS
3 17 (3.78%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.11%) Squid
6 5 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.89%) Postfix
7 4 (0.89%) vCloud
8 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.22%) Ceph
9 1 (0.22%) NFS
9 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 140 (31.11%) Ansible
2 137 (30.44%) Terraform
3 118 (26.22%) Opscode Chef
4 102 (22.67%) Puppet
5 87 (19.33%) Kubernetes
6 30 (6.67%) Kibana
7 28 (6.22%) logstash
8 27 (6.00%) Nagios
8 27 (6.00%) ZABBIX
9 25 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
10 23 (5.11%) Mesos
10 23 (5.11%) Oozie
11 22 (4.89%) Packer
12 18 (4.00%) Prometheus
13 16 (3.56%) Uchiwa
14 15 (3.33%) Pingdom
15 14 (3.11%) Grafana
15 14 (3.11%) Sysdig
16 11 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
17 8 (1.78%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 47 (10.44%) Atlassian
2 42 (9.33%) Google
3 34 (7.56%) Tableau
4 31 (6.89%) Splunk
5 30 (6.67%) New Relic
6 27 (6.00%) Cloudera
7 26 (5.78%) Oracle
8 18 (4.00%) Adobe
8 18 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (3.78%) Talend
10 15 (3.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (3.33%) PagerDuty
11 14 (3.11%) hybris
11 14 (3.11%) IBM
11 14 (3.11%) MuleSoft
12 11 (2.44%) Alteryx
12 11 (2.44%) Hortonworks
13 9 (2.00%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.56%) VMware
15 5 (1.11%) Omniture